And under the brim of it round about there were
knops compassing it, ten in a cubit, compassing the sea round about: the knops were
cast in two rows, when it was cast.
It stood upon twelve oxen, three looking toward the north, and three looking toward the west, and three looking toward the south, and three looking toward the east: and the sea was set
above upon them, and all their hinder parts were
And it was
an hand breadth thick, and the brim thereof was wrought like the brim of a cup, with flowers of lilies: it contained two thousand baths.
And he made ten bases of brass; four cubits was
the length of one base, and four cubits the breadth thereof, and three cubits the height of it.
And the work of the bases was
on this manner
: they had borders, and the borders were
between the ledges:
And on the borders that were
between the ledges were
lions, oxen, and cherubims: and upon the ledges there was
a base above: and beneath the lions and oxen were
certain additions made of thin work.
And every base had four brasen wheels, and plates of brass: and the four corners thereof had undersetters: under the laver were
undersetters molten, at the side of every addition.